Files in your projects inherit the properties set on project level.
You can change some of the settings for individual files so that these override the settings specified for the project and
for the currently active build configuration. To do this:
- Right-click the file in
COBOL Explorer and click
- In the pane in the left-hand side of the file properties, click one of the available tabs (for example,
Enable file specific settings.
This enables you to set file settings that differ from the ones set at project level.
- Change the settings as required.
Apply and then click
For individual files, you can only enable an
if there are no preprocessors enabled in project settings or for the build configuration. The preprocessor that is available
at file level is the one that has been selected last at project or build configuration level.
You can change the preprocessor that is available at file level by first selecting it at project level (or in the build configuration
settings) and then removing it from the project's settings.